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Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Benefits

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  • Area Agencies on Aging: A Place to Get Help

    The Texas Department on Aging has many ways of helping older adults, their families, and caregivers. With a single toll-free phone call (1-800- 252-9240) you can connect with the nearest of their 28 affiliated Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) statewide. Knowledgeable AAA employees will then help you obtain the assistance you need from our Aging Network or from other public and private organizations. Click the link below for more information. Read More

    Texas Department on Aging
  • Texas Kincare Primer

    This primer provides information to families, headed by a relative who are not involved with CPS, about their rights and responsibilities. Read More

    Texas Legal Services Center
  • Seniors and The Law

    Click the link for a great guide to a variety of different issues such as medicare, medicaid, handling elder abuse, and more. Read More

    Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Social Security Benefits and Natural Disasters

    Click here for general information on how disaster related benefits affect eligibility for Social Security Benefits Read More

  • Social Security Retirement Benefits and Estimator

    Click here for information on Social Security Retirement Benefits, and an estimator to see forecast your potential Social Security Retirement Benefit. Read More

    Social Security Adminstration
  • Social Security Basics

    Whether you're young or old, male or female, single or with a family--this booklet is for you and about you. That's because Social Security has programs that affect everybody. Chances are you're either paying Social Security taxes or getting Social Security benefits--or you're related to someone who is. Whatever your situation, this booklet has information you will find helpful and useful. It was prepared by the Social Security Administration and tells you what you need to know about Social Security while you're still working and what you need to know when it's your turn to collect benefits. It also provides an overview of Medicare and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. Read More

    Social Security Benefits
  • Social Security Garnished for: alimony, child support and restitution

    Information on the law regarding garnishment of social security. Read More

    CFPB and SSA
  • Supplemental Security Income

    Who should read this booklet? You should, if you want to learn more about the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program. This booklet explains what SSI is, who can get it and how to sign up for SSI. Content Detail

    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • What You Need To Know When You Get SSI

    This booklet is for people who get Supplemental Security Income (SSI). The first part tells about your benefits and what you can expect from Social Security. The second part tells what changes you must report. The third part tells you how you can call Social Security toll free to conduct your Social Security business. The fourth part tells how and when to report changes. The fifth part explains some special rules for people who get SSI disability. The sixth part of the booklet explains other things all SSI recipients should know, and the last part provides additional information about SSI eligibility. Content Detail

    Social Security Administration
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español